Hill York and the Lafferty Family Foundation Have Made a Significant Gift to the University
May 11, 2015
Nova Southeastern University (NSU) has honored the memory of Hill York’s Robert S. Lafferty Sr. by naming its Central Energy Plant — one of the largest in the United States — after him. A pioneer in the air conditioning industry, Lafferty had the vision of air conditioning South Florida’s high-rises and hotels back in the 1950s.
Company Continues to Expand Internationally with Help of Georgia Department of Economic Development
April 27, 2015
Triatek recently was recognized by the state of Georgia as a “Small Business Rock Star.” The company was honored at a luncheon hosted by the Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) and the Georgia Economic Developers Association (GEDA).
Covanta, Locke Supply, and Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality Team-Up for Program
April 13, 2015
Covanta Tulsa, Locke Supply, and the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality (ODEQ) have partnered to provide a convenient way to recycle mercury-containing thermostats in Oklahoma. Residents and contractors will now be able to deliver old thermostats to any Locke Supply location for recycling free of charge.
Will Include One of the Largest and Most Technologically Advanced HVAC Manufacturing Facilities in the Country
January 19, 2015
Daikin Industries Ltd. announced that its board members have approved an expansion plan for its Goodman operations in the United States. Over the next several years, Daikin will be building a new state-of-the-art business campus that consolidates the current manufacturing and logistics operations to a location outside of Houston.
Center Is Located in Orlando’s First Industrial Smart Park
December 15, 2014
Anvil International LLC, a major manufacturer of pipe fittings, pipe hangers, and piping support systems, has opened a distribution center in Orlando, Florida. The center services the Florida, Alabama, Georgia, and South Carolina pipes, valves, and fittings (PVF) market and carries products for plumbing, HVAC, and more.
The Advantix System Delivers Precise Humidity Control Without Overcooling
November 3, 2014
Advantix Systems, a manufacturer of liquid desiccant air conditioning systems, has announced a manufacturers’ representative agreement with Trane. From Atlanta to New Orleans, the Georgia-Alabama and Gulf South Trane Commercial sales districts will now sell Advantix equipment to commercial and industrial customers across the territory.
Mainstream Engineering has announced an air conditioning efficiency-related contract with the U.S. Army. The contract is to develop a thermal energy storage device to improve the efficiency of air conditioning units.